83rd Cotton Classification Course

On 14th January, 2013 the  stationary, 5-week, Polish and Russian speaking  – 83rd Cotton Classification Course started.

There are 3 participants from Poland and Uzbekistan.


The programme of the course includes:

  1. Theory of cotton fibre
  2. Cotton classification with

manual method – practical


  1. Laboratory methods of cotton

testing, especially on the HVI

line – theory and practice,

  1. Theory of cotton standardisation according to the Universal Cotton Standards (USDA) on which the HVI

system was based; standardisation according to the Uzbek (and other Central Asian countries) O’z DSt

604-2001 standard,

  1. Selected problems of world cotton market,
  2. Selected issues regarding cotton marketing – trade, transport, and handling,
  3. English terms and phrases used in the international cotton turnover.


From the left:  Mieczysława Raczyńska (I.B. w Gdyni),   Sanjar Gulyamow– Uzbekistan (POLCOTTON),    

                        Karol Sadowski (POLCOTTON),   Grzegorz Winiarek (POLCOTTON),   Andrzej Drożdż

(I.B. w Gdyni)


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